Research show beneath Antarctica's McMurdo Dry Valleys lies a salty aquifer that may support previously unknown microbial ecosystems and retain evidence of ancient climate change. Read the story in Dartmouth Now.
The Fulbright Arctic Initiative and Co-Lead Scholar Ross Virginia announced the selection of 17 researchers from Arctic Council nations who will work on solutions to the impact of climate change on the Arctic.
As the US assumes leadership of the Arctic Council on April 22, an editorial co-authored by Professor Ross Virginia looks at the geopolitical state of the Arctic.
Fulbright Arctic Initiative researchers met together for the first in Iqaluit, Nunavut, Canada. The objective of the Arctic Initiative is to stimulate international research and collaboartion between the eight Arctic Council countries.
Read a new report on Dartmouth graduate student research in Greenland. Science and the social and political issues of rapid environmental change have the potential to affect environmental policies worldwide.